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New Buzz Lightyear Stamps Honor Disney/Pixar Space Ranger – Deadline

The U.S. Postal Service immediately launched a sequence of Forever stamps that includes Buzz Lightyear, the beloved character that originated in Disney-Pixar’s animated Toy Story movies.

“Go Beyond” is a pane of 20 stamps that characteristic the Space Ranger as seen on this year’s origins film Lightyear, who within the Toy Story universe impressed the motion determine from the traditional movies.

“Buzz Lightyear captured our hearts and imaginations in the first Toy Story movie,” mentioned Isaac Cronkhite, the Postal Service’s EVP and chief logistics and processing operations officer. “He taught us about heroism, loyalty and perseverance. And now he is the star of his own feature film.”

The stamps initially have been introduced on June 21 to coincide with the theatrical launch of Lightyear. USPS has now made the stamps obtainable to the general public and timed it with the launch of the film on the Disney+ streaming service and digital platforms.

The stamps embrace a right-facing close-up profile of Buzz in his clear bubble helmet; a full-body profile detailing his white-and-green spacesuit from the brand new film; Buzz sprinting with helmet retracted, in a three-quarter rightward view, the motion accentuated by a foot and elbow breaking by means of the design border; and a head-and-torso picture of the famed space hero resolutely going through adventures forward.

The character — initially voiced by Tim Allen however performed by Chris Evans within the newest movie — has appeared within the 4 Toy Story movies and myriad TV specials, quick movies and video video games.

The Lightyear stamps went on sale immediately at Post Offices and on-line. A primary-day-of-issue ceremony was held at Disney’s El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood.

CNS contributed to this report.

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